Our Eagle River Genealogy Society has a former member, who is filing all obituaries from 16,July 2003 through the present time. She has them all in binders, so when ever we get a request for an obit in this time frame, all we have to do is go to our Olson Memorial Library and look them up.
A life long area resident, died Monday, December 7, 2009 at St. Claire's Hospital in Weston, Wisconsin. She was 90.
Mrs. Habeck was born November 24, 1919, in Phelps, Wisconsin, the daughter of Otto and Emma Klabunde. She graduated from Phelps High School in 1937.
She married, Melvin Habeck in 1941 in Dubuque, Iowa. Her interests included knitting, crocheting, sewing and quilting.
Mrs. Habeck was proceeded in death by her husband in 1984.
Survivors include her daughter, Karen (Robert) Croker of Eagle River, Wi. a son, Dale (Connie) of Mohomet, Ill. a brother, Arden Klabunde of Rhinelander, two sisters, Mildred Larson and Joyce Youngquest, both of Phelps, WI.; six grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and other relatives.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
If you would like a copy of this obituary, you need to email me your mailing information with $2.00 to Sharon Rogers, P.O.Box 693, Eagle River, WI. 54521
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